Vulcan Materials Co announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 14th.
Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 23rd will be paid a dividend of 0.20 per share on Friday, December 9th. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.73%.
Shares of Vulcan Materials traded up 0.92% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $109.77.
The stock had a trading volume of 1,082,327 shares. The stock has a market cap of $14.61 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 41.88 and a beta of 1.19. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $111.48 and a 200 day moving average of $114.85. Vulcan Materials has a one year low of $78.83 and a one year high of $127.20.
Vulcan Materials last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 1st. The company reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.00 by $0.10. The business earned $956.80 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.01 billion.
Vulcan Materials had a return on equity of 8.74% and a net margin of 9.85%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.35 earnings per share. On average, analysts forecast that Vulcan Materials will post $3.23 earnings per share for the current year.